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Conventions 2016: Otakuthon!

No convention marathon would be complete without the one and only Otakuthon!

Our incredible conventions team is hitting the road again to bring the anime fun up North to Montreal, Canada! Come say hello to Tara and Tim at our booth or any of the following panels:

 

 

PANELS

Funimation Industry Panel | Friday August 5th | 2:00p | Panel 514

From Akira to Dragon Ball Z, hear the latest news, info, and announcements from North America’s largest anime distributor—Funimation. Live tweet with us using the hashtag #FunimationPanel for a chance to win prizes!

 

Funimation Peep Show (18+) | Saturday August 6th | 11:00p | Panel 512CDGH

Guaranteed to be a good time that’s oh so NSFW. Watch jiggly clips and trailers from some of the hottest Funimation titles with host Cookie Stratford.  Don’t forget to bring tissues, you know, for the nose bleeds. Audience participation encouraged by tweeting using the hashtag #FunimationPeepShow. You could even win some naughty prizes. (18+, Bring your IDs!)

 

Funimation Favorites | Sunday August 7th |  2:15p | Panel 514

Funimation takes a look at some of our personal favorites from current anime and past classics. What’s your Funimation favorite? Share it with us using the hashtag #FunimationFave!

 

 

BOOTH

Stop by our booth in the Dealer’s Hall, where the team will set you up with great deals on new and classic titles! Plus, ask about how to get autographed wraps with certain purchases!

See you there!

Allô, Montreal! We’re heading to Otakuthon 2015!

 

After spending last weekend in the Texas heat, we’re ready to keep cool with some Tim Hortons in Montreal, Canada at  Otakuthon 2015 this weekend!  Join us at the Palais des congrès de Montréal for Quebec’s largest festival celebrating Japanese anime, manga, gaming, and pop culture!

This fan-run, bilingual anime convention will also host a few firsts for us! We’ll have the Canadian premiere for the English Dub of Selector Infected Wixoss, as well as the Canadian premiere and discussion for Snow White with the Red Hair! Not to mention the FUNimation Peep Show is getting rowdy in Canada for the very first time! Check out everything below:

 

PANELS

  • FUNimation Favorites | Friday | Panel 512CDGH – 3:30pm
  • FUNimation Peep Show | Friday |Panel 512CDGH – 11:00 pm
  • FUNimation Industry Panel |  Saturday | Panel 512ABEF -12:00pm

 

PREMIERES

  • Selector Infected Wixoss | Saturday | Screening Room 520 –  12:30pm
  • Snow White with the Red Hair (plus discussion) | Saturday | Screening Room  520 – 2:00pm
*Please note that the schedule for Otakuthon is still tentative! Be sure to double-check the final schedule!

 

BOOTH

…And of course you can swing by the FUNimation booth and get stocked up on all of the latest (and classic) releases! PLUS! Get a free FUNimation lanyard with every purchase!

 

FUNimation heads north to Canada!

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Our Conventions Manager, Tara, is heading to the Great White North for OtakuThon this weekend to represent FUNimation! This will be our first Canadian convention this year, and we’re looking forward to seeing all our fans in Montreal. Here’s what you can look forward to.

 

FUNimation Panels:

 

FUNimation Previews Panel – Friday at 6pm in Panel 6

Come see some extended clips and trailers for some of the hottest new shows available from FUNimation!

 

FUNimation Industry Panel – Sunday at 1pm in Panel 8

From Akira to Dragon Ball Z, FUNimation’s got you covered! Hear the latest news and updates from the anime industry leader.

 

In addition to our panels, FUNimation will be screening the Canadian premieres of the English dubs for One Piece Film Z and A Certain Magical Index II. Be sure to check your programs for times and information.

 

We’ll also have a booth in the Dealer’s Room, so be sure to stop by to satisfy all your anime needs!